AUA Summit - Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH): An Overview with Dr. Kevin McVary


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Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH): An Overview with Dr. Kevin McVary

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Our guest is Dr. Kevin McVary, a urologist who specializes in benign prostatic disease, prostate cancer and male pelvic health. He is here to talk with us about Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, also known as BPH. The goal of this podcast is to provide patients, partners and caregivers information on diagnosing and treating BPH.

Short on time? Use the below timestamps to jump to any section:
0:46 - Introduction
1:12 - What is BPH?
4:08 - Common symptoms of BPH
5:53 - Who is most at risk for BPH? What age do symptoms start to appear?
7:54 - How is BPH commonly diagnosed?
9:40 - Treatments for BPH
17:34 - Advice for patients, partners and caregivers on diagnosis and treatment of BPH
19:54 - Final thoughts

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September 15, 2022

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